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Speaker Series: Mitch Smith

September 13 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Inorganic and Organic Chemistry for Sustainability in the 21st Century

Mitch Smith
Professor, Department of Chemistry, Michigan State University

Milton R. (Mitch) SmithOur research ranges from developing metal-catalyzed reactions that act on organic and inorganic substrates, to designing polymers that interact in interesting ways with enzymes and drugs. The connecting theme is developing new chemistry and mentoring the next generation of scientists to tackle the challenge of sustainably meeting the needs of our species, which is predicted to number 9.5-13 billion people by the year 2100. We have several ongoing projects and frequently collaborate with scientists in academia and industry. More…

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September 13
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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